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Global Power Equipment Group Inc. to Present at the 24th Annual ROTH Conference

IRVING, Texas, March 6, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Global Power Equipment Group Inc. (Nasdaq:GLPW) ("Global Power") announced today that David L. Willis, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 24th Annual ROTH Conference on Monday, March 12, 2012.

An electronic version of the presentation will be available on Global Power's website, at www.globalpower.com in the Investors - Events and Presentations section.

About Global Power

Texas-based Global Power Equipment Group Inc. is a design, engineering and manufacturing firm providing a broad array of equipment and services to the global power infrastructure, energy and process industries. Through its Services Division, the Company provides on-site specialty support and outage management services for commercial nuclear reactors in the United States and maintenance services to fossil and hydroelectric power plants and other industrial operations. Through its Products Division, the Company designs, engineers and manufactures a comprehensive portfolio of equipment for gas turbine power plants and power-related equipment for industrial operations, with over 40 years of power generation industry experience. With a strong competitive position in its product lines, the Company benefits from a large installed base of equipment in domestic and international markets. Additional information about Global Power Equipment Group Inc. may be found at www.globalpower.com.

CONTACT: Jennifer Gordon
         ICR
         (214) 574-2711
         investorrelations@globalpower.com
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